Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Series: Liu Xiaobo

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Series: Liu Xiaobo In this Nobel Peace Laureates Series, we have a short documentary on Liu Xiaobo’s struggles for fundamental human rights in contemporary China. Liu Xiaobo was a prominent and influential leader in the 1989 student revolt and protests in Beijing Tiananmen square, demonstrations that were directed “against political abuses of power and corruption” in the Communist party of China. The Communist government in response accused the protesters and demonstrators of planning conspiracies against the state. The protest’s leadership, Liu Xiaobo and two other leaders, subsequently formed… Read More